“…In United Nations Development Program (UNDP) Development Report Malaysia is ranked 64th. Though we are categorized as a country with high human development index, it is most disturbing that we are ranked almost at par with with the likes of Libya and Serbia. ”
"We believe that by looking ahead further than the conventional norms would enable us to assist the Government to strike the right balance between long-term thinking & tackling issues that need immediate attention"
"Our condolence goes to the family of Datuk Dr. Mahani Zainal Abidin & Mr. Mohd Emran Abdullah. Both lost their lives to cancer, a leading cause of death accounting for more than 7 million deaths annually worldwide"
"One of the important concepts about foresight is to learn from your predecessors. Therefore I would like to acknowledge those who have come before me, who have laid the foundation to enable the creation of the National Foresight Institute"
"It never ceases to amaze me that even though foresight has been acknowledged internationally as effective tool for future planning, its usage and adoption in Malaysia is scarce and very much at an infancy stage"